[Grml] Re: grml-live, fai and package retreiving

Michael Prokop mika at grml.org
Tue Nov 13 09:27:34 CET 2007

* T o n g <mlist4suntong at yahoo.com> [20071113 04:13]:
> On Sun, 11 Nov 2007 18:58:17 +0100, Michael Prokop wrote:

> >> Ah, thanks. The MIRROR_DIRECTORY is outside chroot, correct? Will it get
> >> wiped when building the iso?

> > Yes, it's just "mount --bind"-ed into the chroot und unmounted of
> > course when building the ISO. No files will be deleted from the
> > mirror of course, it's used just like a normal Debian mirror and
> > accessed via apt-get/aptitude. :)

> Great, that's exactly what I thought things would work. One further
> question, in this case, Do I also need to set MIRROR_SOURCES as well? I
> think one MIRROR_DIRECTORY var would be enough for bind mount to work.

Yes, currently you have to specify MIRROR_SOURCES as well. Just
check out /etc/grml/grml-live.conf which provides example lines
for you. (I didn't want to put too much effort into it because I'd
like to merge that feature with main FAI for the future.)

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